Nanjing Institute for Agriculture Mechanization, Ministry of Agriculture---NIAM in short---, was set up in 1957. It is located at the south of the Zhong Shan Scene Area in Nanjing City with a long history in China and occupies the space of 12 ha including over 50,000 sq. m. of building acreage. There is 232 staff in the institute. Of which, there are 19 researchers, 56senior engineers.

Through the construction for over 40 years, NIAM has formed five predominant subjects --- crop protection machinery engineering; agricultural product processing engineering; water saving and protective tillage engineering; industrial agriculture engineering; and development & studying on agricultural mechanization etc. 

NIAM has established The Quality Monitoring & Test Center of the National Crop Protection Equipment; Crop Protection Opening Lab, Ministry of Agriculture; NIAM Inspecting Center; Ministerial Test Center of Monitoring and Inspecting for the Quality of Crop Protection and Cleaning Machinery; Test Center in the Field of Machine Industry for Tillage Machinery Product‘s Quality and Inspection; Ministerial Test Center of Quality and Inspection for Micro-type Generator; Ministerial Southern Seed Processing Engineering Technology Center ;and Ministerial Nanjing Design Institute etc.

100 Liu Ying Lu, Nanjing Shi, Jiangsu Sheng, 210014, China
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Friday, May 5, 2017 - 15:30